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Frenchman heads the times on Carb Day, with Honda looking stronger
Irish racer steals win with closest-ever four-wide oval finish at IMS
Paralympic gold medalist presented with historic 1996 car by Chip Ganassi
Ed Carpenter to line up on pole alongside Carlos Munoz and Marco Andretti
Peter Dempsey won the Indy 500-supporting Indy Lights event - but his margin of success couldn't have been much smaller
He's a two-time CART champion and a Paralympics gold medalist, but Alex Zanardi isn't ruling out making a rookie bid at the Indy 500 in the future.
Peter Dempsey won the Firestone Freedom 100, the traditional support race curtain-raiser to the Indianapolis 500 weekend, after a thrilling four-wide finish.
Video footage from Indianapolis Motor Speedway covering the events of Carb Day on Friday, May 25 which includes extended highlights of the Firestone Freedom 100 race.
The final practice track time for the Indy 500 field saw Simon Pagenaud leading the times at the end of an hour-long engine shakedown opportunity on Friday's 'Carb Day'.
Times from the one-hour Carb Day practice session at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, which saw cautious reason for optimism by the hitherto subdued Honda contingent.
Video footage from Indianapolis Motor Speedway covering the events of Media Day in which the IndyCar drivers and officials talk with the press, as well as qualifying for the Indy Lights Freedom 100.
The finalised starting grid for the 2013 Indianapolis 500 sees Ed Carpenter on pole, two rookies in the top five, and Michel Jourdain Jr. missing out.
The entry list for this year's Indianapolis 500 has officially reached 33 drivers with confirmation that former race winner Buddy Lazier is to return. - Jim Clausen
The entry list for this year's Indianapolis 500 has officially reached 33 drivers with confirmation that former race winner Buddy Lazier is to return.